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- International Labour Office 2009; US$ 22.50
PRAISE FOR FORCED LABOR 'Excellent. . . . This state-of-the-art volume provides a first-rate analysis of the dynamics leading to the occurrence of forced labour, its global distribution,and different types of policy responses.' -Jens Lerche, SOAS, University of London. Two centuries after the abolition of the transatlantic slave trade, at least... more...
- Pickering & Chatto Publishers 2013; US$ 99.00
This volume of essays contains case studies of debt bondage covering the impact of an expanding globalized economy, increased commercialization, colonial and post-colonial societies, and emerging economies. more...
- Bnei Baruch, Laitman Kabbalah 2014; US$ 4.99
Like a Bundle of Reeds explains why unity and mutual responsibility can heal our society and mitigate anti-Semitism. Using numerous quotes and references from Jewish sages and historians, the author sheds light on some of the Jews? most daunting and mystifying questions: What is our role on this planet? Are we truly ?the chosen people?? If we are,... more...
- University of Queensland Press 2013; US$ 17.99
Based on thorough documentary research in archives and newspapers, Workers in Bondage begins with the origins of servitude during the convict era in Queensland before its separation from New South Wales in 1859. The study then focuses in on Queensland?s Pacific Islander labor force, examining the reconstruction of the Queensland sugar industry after... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2004; US$ 29.99
This thoughtful book explores the contested relationship between slavery and capitalism. Tracing slavery's integral role in the formation of a capitalist world economy, Dale W. Tomich reinterprets the development of the world economy through the "prism of slavery." Through a sustained critique of Marxism, world-systems theory, and new economic history,... more...
- International Labour Office 2013; US$ 15.00
The fishing sector is an important source of employment, income and food production for many countries. But there are serious incidents of abuse in some fisheries and fishing vessels. By Beate Andrees, head of the ILOs Special Action Programme to Combat Forced Labour. more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2005; US$ 199.00
ople has traditionally been an ?alternative? to mainstream routes through school and college / university. However, significant changes in recent years remain relatively unexplored and under ?researched. Drawing on contributions from a range of countries this e-book on Apprenticeships explores some of the challenges that the apprenticeship system... more...
- Brookings Institution Press 2003; US$ 22.95
Public rhetoric in the USA has always laid heavy stress on the obligations of citizenship. Bill Clinton praised the idea of service as does George W. Bush. This volume gathers voices on civic life and civic obligation to explore the idea of national service as it relates to citizenship. more...
- International Labour Office 2005; US$ 29.95
Provides a global estimate of the numbers of people in forced labour and explores global patterns of forced labour and actions to eradicate it. Reviews ILO assistance to member States and sets out a proposed plan of action. more...